Oladipo A. Alao MD, MPH, FACP
Specialties: Infectious Disease
Board Certified: Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine
Medical School/Degree: MD, College of Medicine University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
Residency: Internal Medicine, Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY
Internship: Internal Medicine, Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY
Fellowship: Infectious Disease, Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY
Undergraduate: University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
Graduate: MPH, Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, NY
HIV, Travel Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine
Year Joined: 2020
What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?
I've always wanted to take care of people who are ill ever since childhood.
What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?
I like treating people and helping them recover from infections. I chose this specialty because its an opportunity to care for vulnerable individuals.
How do you connect with your patients?
I connect with patients by showing them that I care.
What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?
I enjoy tennis and running.
What is your advice for your patients?
I tell my patients that we need to work together so you can get better.